F;; ;;, “;;;;;;” means freeing my mind from its existing structures—or strictures. I’m inspired by paintings from the Romantic era, in which humans can often be found confronting the natural environment, but the landscape in my illustration
represents the inner self. The character is trying to conquer that formidable internal
environment and reach the unexplored, represented by the observatory at the top. ;
How I See It
A Chinese artist and animator interprets the idea of escape.
Illustration and reflection by Jun Cen
“Art is all about observation and imagination. Daydreaming helps.” Jun Cen